Swiss Roots

Global Presence

Swiss-based Vontobel Asset Management is an active asset manager with global reach and a multi-boutique approach. Each of our boutiques draws on specialized investment talent, a strong performance culture and robust risk management. We deliver leading-edge solutions for both institutional and private clients.

Our commitment to active management empowers us to invest on the basis of our convictions. We deliver value through our diverse and highly specialized teams. Employing around 400 professionals worldwide – including 160 investment specialists – we operate across 13 locations including Switzerland, Europe and the US and create strategies and solutions covering equities, fixed-income, multi-asset and alternative investments.

The goal of achieving excellent and repeatable performance has been fundamental to our approach since 1988. A strong and stable shareholder structure guarantees our entrepreneurial independence and protects the long-term mindset that guides our decision-making.

Axel Schwarzer

“Successful asset management is the result of steady performance and precise knowledge of risks involved.”

Axel Schwarzer, Head of Vontobel Asset Management


Stability & Independence

Vontobel Asset Management is one of the three business units of Vontobel. Our strong pedigree, solid capital base and over 90 years of entrepreneurial independence create a solid foundation for us to focus all our efforts on creating performance for our clients. Throughout several generations, the Vontobel family has stood for the values of Swiss quality and highest regard for our clients’ needs.

Key figures for Vontobel Holdings AG:

Total Client Assets (CHF)

253.6 bn



Equity (CHF)

1.7 bn

BIS Tier 1 capital ratio


Moody's Ratings